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Closing the 'free will' loophole


February 20, 2014

artist's interpretation of ULAS J1120+0641 Researchers have proposed an experiment that may close the last major loophole of Bell's inequality--a 50-year-old theorem that, if violated by experiments, would mean that our universe is based not on the textbook laws of classical physics, but on the less-tangible probabilities of quantum mechanics. Full Story

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